Turkey's President Erdogan praises TurkStream project

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Treasure hunters destroy historic hill in Turkey's Antalya

28.06.2017 10:57 GMT

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Treasure hunters have destroyed the Çağman Hill in the southern province of Antalya’s Korkuteli district.

Turkey building a new wall across Armenia border

28.06.2017 10:00 GMT

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Turkey is installing an “Integrated Border Security System” on the Iran and Armenia borders.

Turkish troops in Qatar 'not against any country'

26.06.2017 09:11 GMT

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Turkey’s military deployment in Qatar aims to promote regional security and should not be seen as a move against any country, according to a Foreign Ministry spokesman on Sunday.

Five die after being electrocuted in Turkish swimming pool

24.06.2017 09:12 GMT

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The park is located in the town of Akyazi.

53 PKK terrorists killed in Turkey

23.06.2017 10:02 GMT

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Security forces killed 53 PKK terrorists in counter-terrorism operations in eastern and southeastern Turkey in the past week, the military said Friday.

Small blast reported near NATO facility in Turkey's Izmir province; no injuries

22.06.2017 10:37 GMT

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Residents living in the region immediately informed police about the explosion, which took place right after patrolling vehicles passed by.

Turkey's Erdogan, Saudi leaders discuss efforts to end Qatar tension: sources

22.06.2017 09:37 GMT

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Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan spoke by telephone with Saudi Arabia's King Salman and its new crown prince and they agreed to increase efforts to end tension related to Qatar, sources from Erdogan's office said on Thursday.

6 suspects remanded in Turkish army food poisoning

22.06.2017 09:10 GMT

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Dozens of suspects, including soldiers, were arrested following the incident.

EU delegation head praises Turkey for hosting refugees

21.06.2017 09:22 GMT

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Diplomats attend World Refugee Day concert in Ankara.

Soldier martyred, 6 injured in eastern Turkey

20.06.2017 09:15 GMT

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One soldier was martyred and six others injured late Monday in a missile attack in eastern Turkey, according to the Turkish General Staff.

Turkish court sentences 2 Iraqis for links to Daesh

19.06.2017 21:42 GMT

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A Turkish court on Monday handed down a 15-month jail term to two Iraqi nationals for links to the Daesh terrorist group, a police source said, Anadolu reported.

Bus overturns on bridge in Turkey, 48 injured

19.06.2017 10:54 GMT

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Bus overturned in Turkish city of Çorum.

German troops to leave Turkey's Incirlik base in July

19.06.2017 10:39 GMT

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“According to our schedule, reconnaissance aircraft will start serving again in October.”

Turkey creates free trade zone with Azerbaijan's Nakhchivan

19.06.2017 10:00 GMT

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Turkey is creating a free trade zone with Azerbaijan's Nakhchivan, Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeibecchi said, Milliyet newspaper reported.

372 Turkish soldiers hospitalized in western Turkey

18.06.2017 22:01 GMT

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A total of 372 soldiers were hospitalized here late Saturday after being “affected by food”, Defense Minister Fikri Isik said early Sunday, Anadolu reported.

Earthquake hits Turkey

17.06.2017 10:13 GMT

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4.5-magnitude earthquake hit Aegean Sea in Turkey.

Electric taxis begin operating in Turkey’s Istanbul city

16.06.2017 23:26 GMT

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Electric taxis began operating in Turkey’s city of Istanbul, the Turkish TRT Haber channel reported June 16.

Erdogan says offered Riyadh to open military base in Saudi Arabia

16.06.2017 19:44 GMT

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Turkey offered Saudi Arabia opening a military base there, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in an interview with Portuguese TV channel RTP.

Turkey summons US ambassador over arrest warrants for Turkish security personnel

16.06.2017 09:42 GMT

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The United States has issued arrest warrants for nine Turkish security officers and three policemen.

Erdogan slams US move to issue warrants for bodyguards

16.06.2017 09:04 GMT

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Turkish president: 'If my bodyguards cannot protect me then why am I bringing them to America with me?'

Turkish FM urges peace, dialogue in Gulf crises

15.06.2017 08:48 GMT

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Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Wednesday the crisis between Qatar and some Arab countries should be resolved “through peace and dialogue”.

One killed, three injured in Turkey's Ankara industrial zone explosion

14.06.2017 16:34 GMT

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One person was killed and three others were injured in a factory blast in Turkey's Ankara, according to local media.

Fire in one of Istanbul’s hotels leaves 3 dead

14.06.2017 14:10 GMT

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A fire which broke out in one of the hotels in the European part of Istanbul, Turkey left three dead, the Turkish media reported June 14.

Turkish FM to visit Qatar

14.06.2017 10:46 GMT

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Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu will visit Qatar on Wednesday amid regional tensions between Gulf states, the ministry said in a statement.

Turkish delegation discussing creation of military base in Qatar

13.06.2017 20:25 GMT

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In accordance with the agreement “On deployment of Turkish military contingent in Qatar” ratified in the Turkish Parliament June 7, a military delegation of three high-ranking officials was sent from Turkey to Qatar June 12, the Turkish media outlets reported June 13.

Erdogan wishes swift recovery for quake victims

13.06.2017 09:08 GMT

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President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday wished a speedy recovery to the victims of an earthquake that shook the western province of Izmir.

Turkey calls on N. Iraq to reconsider referendum bid

12.06.2017 20:32 GMT

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Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Monday called on the Northern Iraq to reconsider the planned referendum bid in September, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.

Magnitude 6.3 earthquake strikes off the coast of western Turkey

12.06.2017 17:00 GMT

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An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 struck near the coast of Western Turkey on Monday, a European earthquake monitor said.

Qatari emir cancels visit to Turkey

10.06.2017 12:30 GMT

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Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani has canceled his visit to Turkey, the Turkish media outlets report citing diplomatic sources.

Turkish court remands 7 suspects linked to mafia boss

10.06.2017 09:24 GMT

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Ankara police arrests suspects who could potentially conduct armed attack.

Coalition airstrikes, PYD/PKK kill 45 in Syria’s Raqqah

09.06.2017 22:30 GMT

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At least 45 civilians have been killed in airstrikes carried out by a U.S.-led coalition and attacks by the PYD/PKK terrorist group in Syria’s northern city of Raqqah, Anadolu reported.

Military bus overturns in Turkey

09.06.2017 17:28 GMT

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A bus carrying servicemen overturned in Turkey’s northern province of Samsun, the country’s media outlets report June 9.

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